The second wave of the corona pandemic has not stopped. In view of this, the proposed by-election for a Rajya Sabha seat in Kerala has been postponed. on Friday Election Commission Took this decision.
According to the commission, Kerala Congress (M) leader Josh K. Mani resigned from the Rajya Sabha membership on 11 January last. Because of this, by-elections have to be held. His term was till July 2024.
The Election Commission said, ‘Representation of the People
The commission had not announced any date for this proposed by-election. He said that the matter was reviewed on Friday. It was decided that due to the second wave of Corona virus, it would not be appropriate to take action until the by-election situation improves.
The Commission said that after taking information from the concerned state and taking stock of the epidemic situation, it will take a decision on the matter at an appropriate time.